Cyclist hurt in Ford Ranger hit-and-run in Derbyshire village

A cyclist suffered a broken collarbone in a hit-and-run collision with a white pick-up truck in a Derbyshire village. Police were called to Ripley Road, near the Hurt Arms, in Ambergate, near Belper, following reports that a cyclist had been involved in a collision with a white Ford Ranger. The Ford driver allegedly failed to stop at the scene of the incident, which took place at around 7pm on Wednesday, July 7.

It is alleged that the Ford driver then drove off along the A6, leaving the scene of the accident. The cyclist, a man in his 50s, suffered a broken collarbone. Police say several passers-by stopped to help him.

Witnesses or anyone with information about the incident should contact Derbyshire police by calling 101, quoting reference 21*379697 in any correspondence.

You can also contact the force via their social media channels or anonymously contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111 or by visiting www.crimestoppers-uk.org

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